If you burn wood for heat or have a fireplace that you enjoy in the cooler part of the year, it is important to take some time to have the chimney inspected, cleaned, and any damage repaired regularly. Damage to the chimney can become a large problem and is one of the leading causes of house fires. The chimney is designed to contain the heat, ash, embers, and smoke from the fire and safely remove them from the home.
Carving out a section of mountain in order to construct a road can be a great way to provide drivers with access to various locations. Unfortunately, altering the physical structure of the mountain can lead to potential rock falls that might cause serious damage.
Planning for potential rock fall is an essential element in any road construction plan. The addition of a rock fall embankment can help keep falling rock from coming into contact with passing motorists.
A crawl space is similar to a basement in a lot of ways. You should think of it as a part of your home rather than part of the outdoors. That's because the space should be kept as dry as possible. Water in the crawl space can do a lot of serious damage to your home. Here's why you want to keep the crawl space dry and how to do it.